Stories about Sport

Jul 09 2016

No all-Williams final at Wimbledon after Kerber stops Venus

But Kerber had no intention of being a footnote in Wimbledon history and she saw off five-time champion Venus in 71 minutes on Centre Court to reach her first All Eng...

Jul 09 2016

Wimbledon results: Milos Raonic upsets Federer, will meet Andy Murray in final

With a 3-1 break in the fifth, the match slid away from Fed-Ex for good. "I'm aware I'll have to play very well to win". As he walked off Centre Court, Federer, the vic...

Jul 09 2016

LA Lakers' Mozgov Agrees To HUGE Deal

That's the context you need to begin to understand what's being framed as the first truly ludicrous, lucrative deal of the 2016 National Basketball Association offseaso...

Jul 09 2016

Kevin Durant: I'm not a villain, and Westbrook's still my friend

Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical said on his podcast that Westbrook was among the Thunder players bothered by Durant's relationship with Draymond Green . "It was h...

Jul 09 2016

Ramsey gutted to miss semi - but backs Wales to reach final

Belgium, ranked second in the world, took the lead through Radja Nainggolan but lost 3-1 as Ashley Williams , Hal Robson-Kanu and Sam Vokes struck for Wales. Wales fa...

Jul 06 2016

Lionel Messi arrested for tax fraud following Panama Papers scandal

The long-running case relates to a scheme to avoid paying £3.4m of tax on Messi's image rights with prosecutors alleging that tax havens in Belize and Uruguay were used t...

Jun 29 2016

Zlatan Ibrahimovic provides cheeky Man Utd transfer update

Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard were the stand-out pair in what became a fresh-faced and more energetic United. It will be a welcome boost for the Swede, who called...

Jun 26 2016

Argentina vs. Chile in Copa America final

That could all change tomorrow before a sell-out crowd of 81,000 at East Rutherford's MetLife Stadium, the home of the NFL's New York Giants, when Argentina face the ...

Jun 22 2016

O’Brien claims seventh Gold Cup victory

The pre-race 11/10 favourite with Betway overcame a troublesome race to claim victory through jockey Ryan Moore. O’Brien broke another record with the win , becomi...

Jun 20 2016

Brexit takes opinion poll lead for first time in UK

Bruges Group director Robert Oulds said: "This new poll shows there are a majority of voters who prefer an economic rather than economic and political arrangement with th...

Jun 19 2016

Swansea City's 2016-17 Premier League fixtures announced

Another of the influx of top-class continental European coaches, Jurgen Klopp, will begin his first full season in charge of Liverpool by taking his team to face Arsene W...

Jun 16 2016

Copa America Centenario Quarter Finals Lineups and Fixtures, Tickets

Games can not end in a draw in the knockout round but Centenario rules do not allow for the normal 30-minute overtime in either the quarterfinals or semifinals, meaning...

Jun 15 2016

UFC 200: Chuck Liddell Claims Brock Lesnar is "Afraid to Get Hit"

When asked to comment on Lesnar's proclamation, however, Jackson expressed confusion, per TMZ Sports : "I don't even know who Brock Lesnar is, man". If by chance, 2 mill...

Jun 14 2016

Who is India's cricket coach? BCCI received 57 applications

Former Team India director Ravi Shastri, national selectors Sandeep Patil and Vikram Rathour, Pravin Amre, Venkatesh Prasad, Balwinder Singh Sandhu, Surendra Bhave and Hr...

Jun 13 2016

Transfer Rumors: Manchester United to bid $79M for Marco Verratti?

Bastian Schweinsteiger's injury problems, coupled with Michael Carrick's decline, meant that the Red Devils had few creators from the midfield. It's a big move for Un...

Jun 09 2016

Brock Lesnar explains return to UFC 200

Brock Lesnar is reportedly eyeing a return to UFC. The desire got the best of Lesnar and he's decided to make a comeback. Since quitting MMA, Lesnar has been an active ...

Jun 07 2016

'Mass rape' video on social media shocks Brazil

The incident occurred in a Rio de Janeiro slum over the weekend. Video of the test was posted Tuesday, 24 May, on the site of Rio state transport department, but took p...

Jun 07 2016

Will Cleveland End Its Championship Drought This Year?

After starting the season with the best online NBA sportsbook odds to win the championship, the Cavaliers find themselves in a 2-0 hole in the NBA Finals. In his first ...

Jun 07 2016

Kobe Bryant Thinks NBA Should Reduce Regular Season Games To Prevent Injuries

Now, one of the biggest names in NBA history is adding his two cents, maybe the league will finally listen. Even though his Los Angeles Lakers were one of the worst NBA ...

Jun 06 2016

KKR, Sunrisers still seeking the ideal script

Home advantage counts. But only if you are well-equipped to use it. With four spin options to call upon on a parched Eden Gardens pitch, Kolkata Knight Riders strangled S...